Safety Alerts Saves Lives
Safety Alerts  
Home Privacy About Us Contact Us Change Preferences

July 6, 2000

Hinode Brand Harvest Blend, White & Wild Rices with Garden Vegetables Recalled

West Sacramento, CA (SafetyAlerts) - The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) today reported that Rice Growers Association of CA. is conducting a recall of certain Hinode brand Harvest Blend, White & Wild Rices with Garden Vegetables, because the product is contaminated with pieces of wire.

Hinode brand Harvest Blend, White & Wild Rices with Garden Vegetables, in 3.25-pound plastic jars, 8 jars per case.

Recall #F-598-0. Class II

S075100, S076100, S080100, S081100, and S072100.

Rice Growers Association of CA, West Sacramento, California.

Manufacturer, by letter and telephone. Firm-initiated recall ongoing.


1,992 trays were distributed.

The product is contaminated with pieces of approximately 25 gauge wire ranging from 7-12 mm in length.

Questions concerning this recall may be directed to the FDA at 1-888-INFO-FDA.

Notice of this product warning was sent via email to SafeMail subscribers July 6, 2000.

Selected Recent Recalls

Health Professional:

Did you know?
During 2000 there were over
1050 products recalled in the United
States for safety reasons!

How many did you hear about?

Sign-up for SafetyAlerts by Email -
The free internet newsletter that could
some day literally save your life - or
the life of someone you know.

Safety Alerts compiles comprehensive safety recall information for the United States. SafeMail is a free email service to warn consumers of faulty products and contaminated foods. For complete information regarding current recalls, past recalls and timely product warning notification visit:



The information contained herein has been obtained from sources that the Company believes to be reliable, however, the Company has not independently verified or confirmed the information and the recipient acknowledges that no representations or warranties are being made in connection with the use of the information.